There are 7 ways to get from Nice to Marbella by plane, train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly Nice to Malaga  •  8 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Malaga (AGP) NCE - AGP

$85 - $239

6 alternative options

Train to Marseille, fly to Malaga  •  9 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Nice Ville to Marseille-St-Charles
  2. Fly from Marseille (MRS) to Malaga (AGP) MRS - AGP

$110 - $270

Fly Nice to Granada, bus  •  11 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Granada (GRX) NCE - GRX
  2. Take the bus from Granada to Marbella

$122 - $406

Train via Madrid-Puerta de Atocha  •  16 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Nice Ville to Marseille-St-Charles Tgv
  2. Take the train from Marseille-St-Charles to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha Ave
  3. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Malaga Ave

$251 - $364

Train  •  17 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Nice Ville to Marseille-St-Charles Tgv
  2. Take the train from Marseille-St-Charles to Barcelona Sants Ave
  3. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Malaga Ave

$229 - $330

Bus  •  22 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Ventimiglia to Algeciras
  2. Take the bus from Algeciras to Marbella L-604 / ...

$164 - $269

Drive  •  16 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Nice to Marbella 1047.4 miles

$220 - $330

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Nice to Marbella is to fly which costs 70€ - 210€ and takes 8 h 13 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Nice to Marbella is to fly which costs 70€ - 210€ and takes 8 h 13 min.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Nice to Marbella. However, there are services departing from Nice and arriving at Marbella via Ventimiglia and Algeciras. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22 h 55 min.

More details

The distance between Nice and Marbella is 1304 km. The road distance is 1675.8 km.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Nice to Marbella without a car is to train which takes 16 h 49 min and costs 210€ - 320€.

More details

It takes approximately 8 h 13 min to get from Nice to Marbella, including transfers.

More details

Nice to Marbella bus services, operated by Autolinee Gambioli, depart from Ventimiglia station.

More details

The best way to get from Nice to Marbella is to fly which takes 8 h 13 min and costs 70€ - 210€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 210€ - 320€ and takes 16 h 49 min, you could also bus, which costs 140€ - 230€ and takes 22 h 55 min.

Mode details

There is no direct flight from Nice Airport to Malaga Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 15 min and has one stopover.

Search flights

Nice to Marbella bus services, operated by Avanza Grupo, arrive at Marbella station.

More details

Yes, the driving distance between Nice to Marbella is 1676 km. It takes approximately 16 h 1 min to drive from Nice to Marbella.

Get driving directions

Hop!, Transavia France, Vueling Airlines and 11 other airlines offer flights from Nice Airport to Malaga Airport.

Search flights

Map of how to get from Nice to Marbella.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 815.1 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 13 min

What companies run services between Nice, France and Marbella, Spain?

easyJet, Vueling Airlines and 15 other airlines fly from Nice to Marbella hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Nice to Marbella via Marseille-St-Charles, Madrid-Puerta de Atocha, Malaga, Málaga María Zambrano, Aeropuerto Málaga, and Malaga Airport in around 16 h 49 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Nice to Malaga via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5 h 32 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Nice to Malaga via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Nice to Malaga via Liverpool
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Nice to Malaga via Basel
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Nice to Malaga via Bristol
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Nice to Malaga via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Nice to Malaga via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $460
Flights from Nice to Malaga via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $450
Flights from Marseille to Malaga
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Flights from Nice to Granada via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Nice to Granada via Barcelona, Madrid
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Nice to Granada via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Nice to Granada via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Nice to Malaga via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $460
Flights from Marseille to Malaga
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Flights from Nice to Granada via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Nice to Granada via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Nice to Malaga via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Nice to Malaga via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Nice to Malaga via Munich
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $900
Flights from Nice to Malaga via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $900
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Nice to Malaga via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $900
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Nice to Malaga via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $1,500
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Nice to Malaga via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $430
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Nice to Malaga via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Nice to Malaga via Brussels
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $750
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Nice to Malaga via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Nice to Malaga via Manchester
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Marseille to Malaga
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $400
Train operators
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Nice Ville to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $55
1st Class
$50 - $80
Train from Marseille-St-Charles to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha
Ave. Duration
7 h 44 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$140 - $200
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Marseille-St-Charles to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Website
en.oui.sncf
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Nice Ville to Marseille-St-Charles
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$45 - $55
1st Class
$70 - $90
Spanish Railways AVE
Rome2rio's guide to Spanish Railways AVE
Contact Details
Website
renfe.com
Train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Malaga
Ave. Duration
2 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Malaga
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$120 - $170
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi so you’re never bored on your journey. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. Flexibility is another highlight of an ALSA journey, with three types of tickets on offer - Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass, along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Granada to Marbella
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Algeciras to Marbella
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $27
Website
alsa.com
Avanza Grupo
Phone
+34 (0) 91 272 28 32
Email
informacion@avanzabus.com
Website
avanzabus.com
Bus from Granada to Marbella
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
portillo.avanzabus.com
Bus from Algeciras to Marbella
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
portillo.avanzabus.com
Autolinee Gambioli
Phone
+41 (0) 79.71.85.806
Email
info@autolineegambioli.it
Website
autolineegambioli.it
Bus from Ventimiglia to Algeciras
Ave. Duration
19 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$120 - $190
Schedules at
autolineegambioli.it
Transportes Comes

Want to know more about travelling around Spain

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.